The artists G Douglas Barrett and Leigh Claire La Berge explore the relationship between affect and the economy by using musical metaphors.
On Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 7 pm Akademie Schloss Solitude will be opening the exhibitions of Johanna Diehl, Stephanie Choi, Ariel Schlesinger and Masao Sato.
Angelina Polonskaja will read extracts of her novella cycle Grönland that was published in Edition Solitude in 2016.
The reading takes place in conjunction with the latest main topic of Akademie Schloss Solitude »Biographies and the Production of Space«.
Departing from two points – the effect of mass media on the perception and purpose of love and its operation in the matchmaking world, the performance is questioning how love operates in today’s life economy. What are the processes through which emotions are made a commodity?
From March 11 to April 24, 2016 new works by R. Armstrong, Vladimir Miller and Louis-Philippe Scoufaras are on view at Akademie Schloss Solitude
A discussion with economist and piracy researcher Balázs Bodó and former fellows and media activists Marcell Mars, Tomislav Medak and Femke Snelting
Framed by the current topic »Biographies and the Production of Space,« the films by the Akademie Schloss Solitude fellows explore how biographies, time, and space are intertwined with each other.
In her video installations the former Solitude fellow Amie Siegel works with methods of transmission, appropriation, repetition, and duplication.
On Thursday, January 14, 2016, Akademie Schloss Solitude opens up the first series of exhibitions in the new year. From 7 p.m. onwards, the works and projects of current and former fellows will be on show. On the night of the openening, Maj Hasager will discuss her newest publication MAKING VISIBLE with Clara Herrmann.
For four weeks the »Hirschgang« – a corridor and space in transit by itself, turns into a possibility for meetings and exchange. The tables and seats, the walls, the computer and an e-mail address are an invitation to start a conversation.
On Thursday, November 12, 2015, at 7 p.m. Akademie Schloss Solitude presents new exhibitions. Aleksandar Bede, Hanae Utamura, Nikoleta Marković, and Myriam Van Imschoot with Marcus Bergner and Frank Lovece present current works in solo shows. Additionally, a group exhibition by current fellows and guests on the topic of temporary homes, In-Transit, will be shown. On the night of the opening the newly renovated studios in house 4 of Akademie Schloss Solitude will be open for tours. From 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. visitors can view the rooms designed after the concept Flagranti by Umschichten.
On Saturday, November 7, 2015, Akademie Schloss Solitude and Kunststiftung Baden-Württemberg invite to a joint Römer XVIII in the project space Römerstraße 2A.
»(Re-)Constructing Authorship« is the first symposium in a series of three, which is settled in a dialogue between artistic disciplines, philosophy, law, computer, and social sciences. The main focus of the event will be on different cultures of authorship in the arts, humanities, social sciences, exact and natural sciences with their forms of individual and co-authorship. An emphasis will be put especially on how the copyright debate could be developed constructively by the possibilities of digital media, with hypertext applications that allow active participation of the audience and that move towards a common-collective creative production.
On October 18, 1988, the artist Johannes Cladders raised a white flag on the former demarcation line between east and west Jerusalem. In honor of this unique campaign, Akademie Schloss Solitude introduced the »White Flag Day« 20 years later in 2008.